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News - January 2017

Stockton set for £2 million National Lottery boost

Monday, January 30, 2017

A £2 million National Lottery boost to bring Stockton’s heritage buildings back into use has been announced by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).


Value for money delivered by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is continuing to deliver value for money, according to auditors.


Revamp of Redhill Road shops is now complete

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Work to improve a parade of shops in Roseworth is now complete.


Tribute to former Stockton Borough Councillor - Ray McCall

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The death of former Stockton-on-Tees Borough councillor Ray McCall was announced on 20 January.


Health and safety offences cost KFC almost £1million

Friday, January 20, 2017

A fast food restaurant chain has been ordered to pay almost £1million after two of its employees suffered burns injuries at two Stockton Borough branches.


New exhibition celebrates museum’s volunteers

Thursday, January 19, 2017

A new exhibition opened at Preston Park Museum this week celebrating its 200 dedicated volunteers and the important role they play in bringing the attraction to life.


Fun for all the family at Harry Potter book night

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Harry Potter fans can now secure their place at an exciting and free book event.


Can you make a difference to young people's lives?

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is seeking local people who would be happy to accommodate young people who are unable to live at home and need help to learn to live independently.


Children needing a new start for the New Year

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is calling for people to enquire about fostering or adopting a child.


Boundary signage proposals set for committee

Friday, January 13, 2017

A proposal to install signage marking the ceremonial county boundaries within Stockton-on-Tees will be considered by councillors next week.


Special needs review set for Cabinet

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Proposals to strengthen provision for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Stockton Borough will be considered by councillors next week.


Stockton High Street road closures in place

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Essential road and car park closures will be in place on Stockton High Street from this weekend to allow for road improvement works to get under way.


Be food smart with new Change4Life app

Thursday, January 12, 2017

A new app to help families in Stockton Borough and the wider UK make healthy food choices has been launched by Public Health England (PHE) as part of a new national Change4Life campaign which encourages parents to take control of their children’s diets.


Have your say on draft Local Plan

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is reminding people to share their views on its Draft Local Plan.


Hilton reveals first look of new hotel in Stockton-on-Tees

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Hilton has revealed a first look at its new hotel proposed for Stockton-on-Tees, in the North East of England.


Future of Grindon Parish to be considered

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is carrying out a consultation about the future of Grindon Parish.


Cash boost for Stockton Borough for supported housing

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

More than £200,000 has been secured by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council to help them provide supported accommodation for people with learning disabilities.


Make sure your dog is microchipped

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Dog owners across Stockton Borough are being urged to make a good start to 2017 by checking their pets are microchipped.


Primary school admissions deadline nears

Friday, January 06, 2017

Parents and carers across Stockton Borough are reminded that the primary school admissions deadline is fast approaching.


Fountains are in working order this winter

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Visitors to Stockton Town Centre need not worry if the High Street’s popular fountains are not in operation on some occasions this winter.